MADISON, Wis., and WASHINGTON (4/7/16)--Author, entrepreneur and venture capitalist Josh Linkner will be the closing keynote speaker for the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) America’s Credit Union Conference June 29 in Seattle.
“Josh’s unique perspective, extensive experience and boundless vision make him a great fit for America’s Credit Union Conference,” said CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle. “His revolutionary ideas on creativity, risk and imagination will enable our attendees to pursue bold new strategies for their future.”
Linkner is the founder and CEO of four technology companies, including ePrize, the largest digital promotions agency in the world. As a venture capitalist, Linkner has raised more than $150 million for various startups and founded Detroit Venture Partners, a firm that seeks to help rebuild Detroit by investing in technology startups.
In his presentation, titled “Harnessing Innovation: Turning Raw Ideas Into Powerful Results,” Linkner will offer tools credit unions can use to facilitate creative thinking.
Linkner joins social activist Alex Sheen, former retail executive George Blankenship and digital leader Charlene Li as keynote speakers for this year’s conference, which runs June 26-29.
For more information and registration, visit acuc.cuna.org.